Regulator response to COVID-19

The following regulators have recently issued notices in response to the impact of COVID-19 on New Zealand reporting entities.

Financial Markets Authority (FMA) and NZX

In collaboration with the NZX, the FMA has announced that NZX-listed firms, FMC reporting entities and auditors will be given more time to publish their audited financial statements — they have extended the reporting deadlines by two months.

For further information, please refer to the following links:

Companies Office:

Charities Services 

There is information on COVID-19 for registered charities to address specific concerns that Charities Services has become aware of. This includes information about how registered charities can request a filing extension for their annual return and financial statements.

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